Aerospace Tech Week Call for Papers Open

The 2021 Aerospace Tech Week Organizing Committees are inviting abstracts for consideration for inclusion in the conference for the following topics: – AVIONICS – CONNECTED AICRAFT – FLIGHT OPS IT – MRO IT – AEROSPACE TESTING – FACE Aerospace Tech Week will take place on 25th-26th March 2021 in Toulouse, France and is the premier…

L3Harris Launches Automated Cockpit Voice Recorder and Flight Data Recorder Validation Service

L3Harris Technologies has launched Express Readout, an automated aircraft recorder validation service which provides the necessary reports about recorder functionality as mandated by aviation authorities. Global aviation authorities require aircraft operators to provide annual compliance for flight data recorders and cockpit voice recorders, including those with datalink capabilities to prove they are functioning correctly. Express…

StandardAero and Thales Announce Launch Customer for Autopilot System for the H125/AS350

StandardAero and Thales announced WeatherTech as the launch customer for their advanced 4-axis Compact Autopilot System for the Airbus Helicopters H125/AS350 platform. Derived from certified transport category solutions, the lightweight Compact Autopilot brings advanced 4-axis capability, performance and enhanced safety to the light helicopter market, while eliminating the need for a traditional dedicated flight control…

Genesys Aerosystems Offers New Line of Digital Radios

Genesys Aerosystems announced a new product line, the Genesys Digital Radio (GDR). The Genesys Digital Radio is a family of remote-mounted, software-definable radios. They feature combined VOR/localizer/glideslope navigation, marker beacon, and VHF communication with a frequency range of 118-136 MHz or 118-156 MHz, and 25 or 8.33 kHz channelization with transmit power of 16 or…

THOMMEN Delivers First MFDs for the AW129

THOMMEN AIRCRAFT EQUIPMENT announced the first deliveries of its digital Multi-Function Display (MFD) replacement solution for legacy CRT displays installed on AW129 helicopters. The company says that thanks to a proven track record in critical flight instruments and to inhouse LCD design, cutting and laminating capabilities, THOMMEN was awarded the task of developing and supplying…

AFuzion Launches New Intermediate DO-254 Training Course for Avionics Hardware Development & Certification

AFuzion’s new “Intermediate DO-254 Training Course” is now available to private companies worldwide. AFuzion’s DO-254 Basic Training has been provided to 4,350 avionics hardware engineers from 300+ aerospace companies worldwide on five continents. Now, AFuzion’s best-in-class avionics development and certification training is available to more advanced hardware developers or prior AFuzion Basic DO-254 Training courses.…

StandardAero and Thales Team to Certify the Advanced Autopilot System for Light Helicopters

StandardAero and Thales announced a signed teaming agreement formalizing a mutual commitment for developing and certifying an advanced autopilot system for the light helicopter market. The system will initially be certified for installation on the popular Airbus Helicopters AS350 platform. Based on their autopilot experience, Thales says it has incorporated the features and safety design…

DAC Int’l. GDC64 Now Compatible with Foreflight and Freeflight RANGR ADS-B Receiver

DAC Int’l. (DAC) announced recently the compatibility of the DAC GDC64 with Foreflight Mobile. Beginning with ForeFlight’s November release, version 11.10, the GDC64 allows the display of ADS-B information in ForeFlight’s industry leading integrated app. The DAC International GDC64 Wired interface connects the FreeFlight Systems RANGR ADS-B In receiver to an iPad for display of…